3 Days Serengeti National Park flying Tour: Serengeti is Tanzania’s most famous national park that borders Kenya’s Maasai Mara game reserve. It’s wildebeest migration for which Serengeti is famed for where more than a million wildebeest and about 200,000 zebras flow south from the northern hills to the southern plains for the short rains every October and November, and then swirl west and north after the long rains in April, may and June. Join Tanzania Big Five for 3 Days Serengeti National Park flying tour as we explore the different forms of vegetation and landscapes of the Serengeti ecosystem and meet some of their most fascinating inhabitants.
Day 1: Arusha to Serengeti
After breakfast Pick up from your hotel at 0730am then drive to Serengeti national park. On arrival, proceed to the Serengeti picnic site for lunch. In the afternoon take a game drive in the park, The Park covers 14,763km2 of open plains making it one of the largest animal sanctuaries in the world. The rocky outcrops commonly known as kopjes on the plains of the park are of scenic beauty and occasionally cats can be seen lazing on them. The park contains vast herds of wildebeest, zebra, gazelle and other antelopes. Dinner and overnight at Serengeti Sopa Lodge.
Day 2: Full Day Serengeti Park
Breakfast at around 06:30am. Proceed with morning and afternoon game drives in the Serengeti with a lunch boxes. The term Serengeti means endless plains in Masai language “Siringet”. In the central plains there are carnivores like leopard, lion, hyena and cheetah. This park is normally the scene of the annual migration of wildebeest and zebra that occurs between the Kenyan Mara and the Serengeti. Varied bird species can be seen here including eagles, ducks, geese, egrets, vultures, secretary birds, ibis, stork, herons, kites, pelicans, cranes and guinea fowl. About 35 species of plains animals can be seen including the “big 5” – Elephant, Rhino, Lion, Leopard and Buffalo. At sunset drive Come to the Lodge for dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Serengeti – Arusha
Wake up call at 0600am, have just a cup of hot coffee then proceed for the early morning game drive, this morning game drive is very important as you will be able to witness the early morning kills from the big five. After the game drive back to the Lodge at 0930am for the main breakfast, there after check out the Lodge and proceed for the last game drive as you head back to Arusha. Arrive in Arusha late afternoon with a drop off to the Hotel of your choice or back to the airport where 3 Days Serengeti National Park Flying Tour will end depending on your flight time.